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Google Earth Introduction: Embed Earth Views

Importing GIS data into Google Earth

Using the Gadget

Use the Embed KML Gadget to embed a Google Earth layer into a web page or blog post.

A user must have the Google Earth browser plug-in installed for this to work.

The example below uses a KMZ file showing the provinces of China, with height from the earth's surface representing total population of each province.


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